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Portland Water Bureau

From forest to faucet, we deliver the best drinking water in the world.

GENERAL INFORMATION: 503-823-7404

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204

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  • From Forest to Faucet... The Portland Water Bureau delivers the best water in the world.

  • Slow Down for Work Zone Safety With dry summer weather just ahead, motorists in Portland will likely see more construction work that impacts city streets. A lot of this work is to upgrade water mains and sewer pipes and repair. Get safety tips here.

  • Planning for the Future The Portland Water Bureau is actively working to understand climate change impacts to Portland's drinking water system.

  • Spring Forward to Water Efficiency Spring is the perfect time to get your garden prepared for the dry summer months. Let Portland Water Bureau help with tips to improve your water efficiency this year.

  • Water Quality is One of Our Highest Priorities. Portland's water quality is tested continually and meets or exceeds all federal standards.

  • Portland Water Bureau Crews Ready to Respond to Water Emergencies 24/7 We are dedicated to providing Portland with a safe and reliable water supply. Maintenance & Construction crews are on standby, ready to respond 24-hours a day, seven days a week to repair broken water mains and address water emergencies.

  • Thirsty? Portland's iconic Benson Bubbler drinking fountains run year round and provide fresh, Bull Run drinking water.

Our Mission Statement

The Portland Water Bureau provides the highest quality water, customer service and stewardship of the critical infrastructure, fiscal, and natural resources entrusted to our care. We enhance public health and safety and contribute to the economic viability and livability of the Portland metropolitan region. We are a recognized leader among water service agencies across the country.

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Camp at historic Dodge Park, located at the confluence of the Bull Run and Sandy rivers. Book the community hall for your next family reunion. Reservations are available, click to
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